[Samba] Samba4 oplocks: LibreOffice and Word file locking

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu May 3 18:26:35 MDT 2012

On Thu, May 03, 2012 at 07:33:53PM +0200, steve wrote:
> Hi
> I can't see how to do that. We currently have a single box S4 which
> serves both the Linux and Windows clients. The files are in the same
> folders on the same machine. S4 serves the Win boxes (ntvfs/cifs I
> think) and nfs the Linux machines.
> How would I get a separate s3 fileserver to do the same job? If that
> can be done then can we still keep nfs for our Linux clients?
> Presumably on the same box as the s3 fileserver?
> Summary
> Server1: S4 AD DC
> Server2: s3 and nfs fileserver joined to Server1 domain

That's exactly how to do it. You could use VM's to
create the fileserver box or the S4 AD-DC.


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